Detroit City FC to host Club Necaxa of Liga MX on July 10
Detroit City FC today announced it will host Club Necaxa of Mexico’s Liga MX for an international friendly match at Keyworth Stadium in Hamtramck, Mich., on Tuesday, July 10.
The international match marks the first time DCFC will host a first-division side at Keyworth Stadium. Kickoff for the match is set for 7:30 PM ET.
Club Necaxa will be the first Liga MX team to visit Michigan in decades.Read More
Chick Corea named artist-in-residence for 2018 Detroit jazz fest
Jazz fusion pioneer Chick Corea will serve as artist-in-residence at the 2018 Detroit Jazz Festival, organizers announced Thursday night.
The much-decorated pianist will lead multiple sets at the 39th annual jazz fest, which will run Aug. 31-Sept. 3 in downtown Detroit. His performances are expected to include sets with his acoustic and electric bands, along with an orchestral presentation involving his sextet.Read More
Winter Beer Festival in mid-Michigan postponed because of flooding
The 13th annual Winter Beer Festival in Comstock Park originally planned for this weekend at Fifth Third Ballpark has been rescheduled to March 2-3 because of anticipated flooding on the Grand River.
The Michigan Brewers Guild explained its decision in a statement Thursday: “After meeting with the Whitecaps staff and taking into consideration information provided to us by the National Weather Service and the Kent County Emergency Management, the MBG Board of Directors has decided to take cautious approach and postpone the festival by a week to allow the Grand River to drop below the flood stage.”Read More